The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 89 74 102
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +28
Permanent jobs citing Law 40 47 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.17% 2.46% 1.05%
As % of the General category 6.18% 5.48% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 16
Average salary £32,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £25,750 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Law
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
647 858 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.09% 44.83% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 488 786 586
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region.

Law Salary Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 35 (44.30%) ITIL
2 34 (43.04%) Transition Management
3 33 (41.77%) Business Development
4 22 (27.85%) PRINCE2
5 20 (25.32%) ISEB
5 20 (25.32%) Service Management
5 20 (25.32%) ITSM
6 19 (24.05%) Windows 7
6 19 (24.05%) Legal
6 19 (24.05%) Blackberry
6 19 (24.05%) Project Management
6 19 (24.05%) Windows
6 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
7 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
7 18 (22.78%) Data Centre
8 17 (21.52%) C#
9 16 (20.25%) Degree
10 14 (17.72%) Life Science
10 14 (17.72%) HTML
10 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
10 14 (17.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 14 (17.72%) PRINCE
11 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
11 13 (16.46%) Workflow
12 12 (15.19%) jQuery
12 12 (15.19%) PHP
12 12 (15.19%) CSS
13 11 (13.92%) Service Delivery
13 11 (13.92%) .NET
13 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.59%) MS Exchange
1 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2000
1 6 (7.59%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Office
2 6 (7.59%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (5.06%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) VPN
1 6 (7.59%) 3G
2 2 (2.53%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.06%) MS Access
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.27%) MySQL
General
1 19 (24.05%) Legal
2 9 (11.39%) Manufacturing
3 7 (8.86%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (43.04%) Transition Manager
2 19 (24.05%) Developer
3 13 (16.46%) Service Transition Manager
3 13 (16.46%) Service Manager
4 12 (15.19%) Team Leader
4 12 (15.19%) Support Team Leader
4 12 (15.19%) Desktop Support
4 12 (15.19%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (13.92%) Analyst
5 11 (13.92%) Desktop Team Leader
5 11 (13.92%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 7 (8.86%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Service Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.59%) PHP Developer
7 6 (7.59%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.72%) HTML
2 12 (15.19%) jQuery
2 12 (15.19%) CSS
3 11 (13.92%) .NET
3 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET
4 9 (11.39%) XML
5 7 (8.86%) WCF
5 7 (8.86%) WPF
5 7 (8.86%) WinForms
5 7 (8.86%) XSLT
6 1 (1.27%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Blackberry
2 18 (22.78%) Data Centre
3 14 (17.72%) Life Science
4 11 (13.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) iPhone
5 1 (1.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.05%) Windows 7
1 19 (24.05%) Windows
2 7 (8.86%) Windows XP
3 6 (7.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) ITIL
2 34 (43.04%) Transition Management
3 33 (41.77%) Business Development
4 22 (27.85%) PRINCE2
5 20 (25.32%) Service Management
5 20 (25.32%) ITSM
6 19 (24.05%) Project Management
7 14 (17.72%) PRINCE
8 13 (16.46%) Workflow
9 11 (13.92%) Service Delivery
9 11 (13.92%) Time Management
10 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (10.13%) Web Application Development
12 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (8.86%) Document Management
12 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
12 7 (8.86%) UML
12 7 (8.86%) OO
13 6 (7.59%) Kalman Filter
14 2 (2.53%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.52%) C#
2 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
3 12 (15.19%) PHP
4 9 (11.39%) VB.NET
5 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.59%) SQL
7 5 (6.33%) C
8 1 (1.27%) VBScript
8 1 (1.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) ISEB
2 16 (20.25%) Degree
3 14 (17.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.53%) HND
5 1 (1.27%) MCDST
5 1 (1.27%) MCITP
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) Cisco
2 6 (7.59%) Interwoven
2 6 (7.59%) Apple
2 6 (7.59%) Citrix
2 6 (7.59%) LANDesk
3 4 (5.06%) Adobe
4 1 (1.27%) SAP
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Salary: £25000 per annum + training, excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £44000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Package + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 22 days ago